Appeal Following Series of Burglaries in Kirklees

Friday 4 August 2023 

Police in Kirklees are appealing for information following a number of burglaries yesterday in Holmfirth and Huddersfield. 

Between 9am and 5.45pm yesterday (Thursday 3 August), police received reports of four separate burglaries, where suspects were seen using a white VW Golf to flee the scene. 

The burglaries occurred at properties on Abbey Close and Laithe Avenue in Holmfirth and in Delves Wood Road in Beaumont Park. 

Suspects gained entry to properties via rear patio doors and personal items were taken from each property. 

Enquiries suggest there were three suspects, one remained in the vehicle whilst two entered the properties. 

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed a white VW Golf in the Holmfirth or Huddersfield area yesterday afternoon driving suspiciously or erratically to come forward. 

In particular, anyone with CCTV or dash cam footage of the vehicle or any other footage that may assist with the investigation.

Anyone with information that may assist is asked to contact Kirklees CID via 101LiveChat or by calling 101 quoting ref 13230432041. 

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. 

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